HARVARD MIDDLE EASTERN MONOGRAPHS
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Harvard Middle Eastern Monographs 37

The Palestinian Peasant Economy under the Mandate

A Story of Colonial Bungling

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$19.95 • £15.95 • €18.00

ISBN 9780674021358

Publication Date: 06/30/2006

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24 tables, 45 figures, 5 maps, and 3 documents

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Drawing on a wide range of sources, from official documents to oral accounts by surviving participants, Amos Nadan has written an important new book on the Arab rural economy in mandate Palestine. The pattern of overall economic deterioration that Nadan charts challenges many of the conclusions arrived at by economic historians in recent years.—Martin Bunton, International History Review

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